Image Sensing and Pattern Recognition (IR),Optical Material Studies (OM),Optical Metrology (OR)
Academia, Research Laboratory
Canon U.S.A., Inc., headquartered in Melville, New York, is a leading provider of consumer, business-to-business, and industrial digital imaging solutions. With approximately $36 billion in global revenue, its parent company, Canon Inc. (NYSE:CAJ), ranks third overall in U.S. patents registered in 2013† and is one of Fortune Magazine's World’s Most Admired Companies in 2014. In 2013, Canon U.S.A. ...has received the PCMag.com Readers' Choice Award for Service and Reliability in the digital camera and printer categories for the tenth consecutive year, and for camcorders for the past three years. Canon U.S.A. is committed to the highest level of customer satisfaction and loyalty, providing 100 percent U.S.-based consumer service and support for all of the products it distributes. Canon U.S.A. is dedicated to its Kyosei philosophy of social and environmental responsibility. To keep apprised of the latest news from Canon U.S.A., sign up for the Company's RSS news feed by visiting www.usa.canon.com/rss and follow us on Twitter @CanonUSA.Canon U.S.A's extensive product line and digital solutions enable businesses and consumers worldwide to capture, store and distribute information. †Based on weekly patent counts issued by United States Patent and Trademark Office Canon is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Female/Individuals with Disabilities/Protected Veterans. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. To read more about employment discrimination protections under federal law, please visit this site: http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeoc_self_print_poster.pdfCanon U.S.A's extensive product line and digital solutions enable businesses and consumers worldwide to capture, store and distribute information. †Based on weekly patent counts issued by United States Patent and Trademark OfficeIn order to continue investing in technological excellence, Canon U.S.A., Inc. created a research division known as the Innovation Center. We are looking for top researchers in the computational imaging and computer vision fields to join our team in San Jose, California.
In order to continue investing in technological excellence, Canon U.S.A., Inc. created a research division known as the Innovation Center. We are looking for top reseachers in the computational imaging and computer vision fields to join our team in San Jose, California.
Are you seeking a new opportunity to work for one of the world’s most admired companies? In this job you will conduct long-term scientific research used to develop future Canon Products. We have open positions for Scientists to work in the Computational Imaging area within our newly-established Innovation Center located in San Jose, CA.
This is an exciting opportunity to join the Center at a time when you can contribute to the long-term research strategy of the area. You will get the opportunity to publish in international conferences and journals as well as collaborate with academic institutions.
Responsibilities: Develop or prototype creative solutions to research problems • Develop suggestions about new product features/ideas • Make independent decisions regarding research strategies and methods in relation to theories, precepts, and practices in the field • Assist with identifying business product needs and lead the research in the discovery and application of results • Assist with establishing strategic direction for a long-term research area • Develop appropriate recommendations to meet product development needs • Contribute as a major individual patent producer
PhD degree in Electrical/Computer Engineering or Computer Science required • Scientist or Sr. Scientist depends on years of research experience in Industrial R&D or Academia with an established publication record in one or more of the following: image processing and feature extraction; illumination-based computer vision; multispectral imaging and simulation of imaging systems; machine learning techniques, including large-scale, applied to computer vision • Ability to program in Matlab or C/C++ • Must possess and be able to apply knowledge of scientific research principles and practices to complete research assignments for a theme area • Experience in intellectual property development is helpful • Strong communication skills, oral and written